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There are 3 ways to get from Chamonix to Caux Palace Hotel by bus, train or car

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Bus, line 207 bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Chamonix Mont Blanc to Vallorcine
  2. Take the line 207 bus from Vallorcine to Martigny, Gare
  3. Take the train from Martigny to Montreux

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Train

  1. Take the train from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Vallorcine
  2. Take the train from Vallorcine to Martigny
  3. Take the train from Martigny to Montreux

Drive

  1. Drive from Chamonix to Caux Palace Hotel

Chamonix to Caux Palace Hotel by train and walk

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3h 37m Average Duration
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International entry into Switzerland from France

  • Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France
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Conditions of entry into Switzerland from France

  • There are no current restrictions
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Yes, entry into Switzerland is currently allowed from France.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Caux Palace Hotel is 0041 58 463 00 00.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Caux Palace Hotel is subject to regional advice.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0041 58 463 00 00.

No, returning to France from Switzerland is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 3 Oct 2022
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chamonix to Caux Palace Hotel is to drive which costs €18 - €27 and takes 1h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Chamonix to Caux Palace Hotel is to drive which costs €18 - €27 and takes 1h 16m.

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No, there is no direct train from Chamonix to Caux Palace Hotel. However, there are services departing from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc and arriving at Caux via Vallorcine, Martigny and Montreux. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 37m.

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The distance between Chamonix and Caux Palace Hotel is 57 km. The road distance is 91.2 km.

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The best way to get from Chamonix to Caux Palace Hotel without a car is to bus and line 207 bus and train which takes 3h 57m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 57m to get from Chamonix to Caux Palace Hotel, including transfers.

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Chamonix to Caux Palace Hotel train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc station.

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Chamonix to Caux Palace Hotel train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Montreux station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chamonix to Caux Palace Hotel is 91 km. It takes approximately 1h 16m to drive from Chamonix to Caux Palace Hotel.

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There are 167+ hotels available in Caux Palace Hotel. Prices start at SFr 100 per night.

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Map of how to get from Chamonix to Caux Palace Hotel.
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  • Distance: 56.7 km
  • Duration: 3h 57m

What companies run services between Chamonix, France and Caux Palace Hotel, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Chamonix to Caux Palace Hotel via Vallorcine, Martigny, Montreux, and Caux in around 3h 37m.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Martigny to Montreux
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 19 - SFr 35
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Vallorcine
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 12 - SFr 22
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Trenitalia EuroCity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Martigny to Montreux
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 17 - SFr 50
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 17 - SFr 23
1st Class
SFr 35 - SFr 50
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Chamonix Mont Blanc to Vallorcine
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 3 - SFr 14
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 3 - SFr 6
Rail 1st Class
SFr 9 - SFr 14
Transports de Martigny et Régions
Phone
+41 27 721 68 40
Email
info@tmrsa.ch
Website
tmrsa.ch
Train from Vallorcine to Martigny
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transports de Martigny et Régions
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Transports de Martigny et Régions
Phone
+41 27 721 68 40
Email
info@tmrsa.ch
Website
tmrsa.ch
Bus from Vallorcine to Martigny, Gare
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transports de Martigny et Régions
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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